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1. (WO2018204990) A SYSTEM FOR AND A METHOD OF ALLOCATING PICKUP AND DELIVERY OF A MATERIAL

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/204990    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2018/050446
Publication Date: Fri Nov 16 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat May 12 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: G06Q 50/28
G06Q 10/08
Applicants: KOODA PTY LTD
Inventors: HARDY, Carly
THOMAS, Quenten
Title: A SYSTEM FOR AND A METHOD OF ALLOCATING PICKUP AND DELIVERY OF A MATERIAL
Abstract:
A method of allocating pickup of a material comprises receiving a registration of a location at which material is to be collected on an ongoing basis and associating the location with an identifier on a storage device; receiving a pickup request from a device associated with the location when material is to be collected. The pickup request comprises an identifier associated with the location. The method further comprises retrieving the location of the material to be collected from the storage device according to received identifier; allocating the pickup and delivery to one of a plurality of gatherers according to an allocation procedure. Allocation of the pickup and delivery comprises sending the retrieved location of the material to be collected to the allocated gatherer. The delivery location is predetermined. The method also comprises checking that the material has been picked up and delivered to the delivery location within a first time period.